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Business Card, Wagner & Higgins

Decorative Arts and Design

MEDIUM Printed paper
DATES ca. 1855
DIMENSIONS 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. (8.6 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Alfred T. and Caroline S. Zoebisch Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Rectangular business card, oriented vertically, printed in black on white card stock: row of three examples of their products (a settee flanked by two chairs) across top, followed by text printed in varying typography: "WAGNER & HIGGINS, / Wholesale Manufacturers of / FINE ROSEWOOD, WALNUT & MAHOGANY / Tete-Tete, / Sweep Back, Gothic and other Rich / ANTIQUE AND MODERN FURNITURE, / Store, 208 Bowery, N. York, / Factory, Nos. 94, 96 & 98 Attorney-st."
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CAPTION Business Card, Wagner & Higgins, ca. 1855. Printed paper, 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. (8.6 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Alfred T. and Caroline S. Zoebisch Fund, 2001.9.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2001.9.4_bw.jpg)
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